Return to tradition

Until October 31, Mehta Jewellery showrooms.

Mehta Jewellery presents ‘ReCollection', a range of necklace sets, pendants and bracelets inspired by the age of Nizams and Maharajas, and embellished with luscious red cob rubies, uncut diamonds, pearls and corals.

Salwars and dupattas

October 27 and 28, Vimonisha Art Gallery, No. 12, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam.

Zaara presents an exhibition-cum-sale of Patiala salwars, phulkari salwar suits, dupattas and dress materials.

Innovative collection

Habits, No. 28, Bank of Baroda Colony, Kamarajar Salai, K.K. Nagar.

Habits presents its collection for Deepavali, including block-printed Mangalgiri and silk cotton saris, gadwal, Kalamkari silk and lightweight traditional Chettinad saris, and Bagru and block-printed salwar sets.

Designer wear

Karishma, No. 28, Nungambakkam High Road.

Karishma presents its Deepavali collection of designer women's wear including cocktail and party wear, corporate and casual dresses, and fabrics in silks, crepes, georgettes, jacquards, nets, velvets and more.


Chocolate making

October 26 to 28, 10.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., No. 119, N.T.R. Street, Rangarajapuram, Kodambakkam.

Sakthi Training Institute conducts a workshop, for all ages, on making Deepavali chocolates. For details, call 93810-19114 / 99520-82585.

Free lecture

October 28, 6.30 p.m., Hotel Aadithya, Arcot Road, Vadapalani.

Alpha Mind Power conducts a free lecture on how to access the subconscious mind with Alpha meditation and to use its power to achieve your goals. For details, call 98414-02000 / 98416-96664.


Deepavali sale

Until October 25, C.P. Art Centre, Main Hall, No.1, Eldams Road, Alwarpet.

Sajan conducts a Deepavali sale of ladies wear, including cotton and silk cotton designer saris, dress materials, kurtis and accessories. Jewellery, gift items, jewel boxes, paintings and washable garlands are also available.

Silk cottons

October 25 to 27, New No. 24, Old No. E-107, 16 th Cross Street, Besant Nagar.

Varna presents a Deepavali sale of woven and printed silk cotton saris. Cotton saris and Mangalagiri salwar sets are also available.


Halloween celebration

October 30, 4.30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Old No. 7, New No. 4, 12 th Street, Nandanam Ext.

Hippocampus Children's Co. presents a Halloween celebration for three- to 12-year-olds. Dress in scary costumes and enjoy snacks and activities such as a fear-factor style ‘Hoo Dares' event for older kids, face painting, nail art and more. For details, call 94440-49175 / 42067159.